Presidential ‘Debates’ Aren’t Debates at All – What They Are is Game Shows

  Full Replay: Fourth Democratic Presidential Primary Debate by John Koch  edited by O Society October 19, 2019 https://youtu.be/Wi5SJKI6RpU Democratic presidential contenders gathered Tuesday evening in Ohio for the latest in a series of televised question-and-answer sessions in the lead-up to the 2020 primary season. These sessions are called debates by their sponsors and the … Continue reading Presidential ‘Debates’ Aren’t Debates at All – What They Are is Game Shows

The Solution to Homelessness Is Staring Us in the Face

Robert Scheer interviews Becky Dennison edited by O Society October 18, 2019 It’s no secret homelessness in the United States, especially in California, reaches critical levels. The wealthiest state in the wealthiest nation in the world is dealing with a crisis which clearly stems from inequality and neglect. This should have its predominantly "left-leaning" residents … Continue reading The Solution to Homelessness Is Staring Us in the Face

Crickets: Climate Change Is Not Debated At All By Democrats in Their Fourth Debate

by Zoya Teirstein edited by O Society October 17, 2019 Moderators of the three previous Democratic primary debates caught a lot of flak from environmental advocates for not spending enough time on climate crisis. On Tuesday night, moderators of the fourth episode of Survivor pave the way for a new era of climate politics by featuring … Continue reading Crickets: Climate Change Is Not Debated At All By Democrats in Their Fourth Debate

In a Strange Turn of the Screw, Trump Calls for His Own Impeachment

Editor's note: Just when you thought it couldn't get any weirder... it just suddenly does. Trump intentionally says many outrageous things, but crying out for his own impeachment? Tuesday morning... Trump sends out a remark pointing to some economic numbers in a tone which suggests he doesn't feel appreciated for all the fine work he does for all … Continue reading In a Strange Turn of the Screw, Trump Calls for His Own Impeachment

21st Century Propaganda: A Guide to Interpret & confront the Dark Arts of Persuasion

by Gideon Lichfield edited by O Society October 10, 2019 “There are two kinds of propaganda,” wrote Aldous Huxley in 1958 in Brave New World Revisited, a retrospective on his famous novel: "rational propaganda in favor of action that is consonant with the enlightened self-interest of those who make it and those to whom it is addressed…" … Continue reading 21st Century Propaganda: A Guide to Interpret & confront the Dark Arts of Persuasion

Entitled Douchebag Shows Off Car She Just Wasted $3 Million on to Adoring Bootlicker Fans Who Can’t Afford Gas

If news articles reflected the truth instead of being native advertising for paid "influencers" peddling their social status symbols and boobs in hazmat DOC orange edited by O Society October 7, 2019 Kylie Jenner is showing off the new sick ride in her driveway, but the new whip is so expensive it has some fans … Continue reading Entitled Douchebag Shows Off Car She Just Wasted $3 Million on to Adoring Bootlicker Fans Who Can’t Afford Gas

We Cannot Rely on Corporations to Reform Themselves; We Must Challenge Their Power

Voluntary pledges might make CEOs feel good about themselves, but they will not get us out of the mess we are in. by Michelle Meagher edited by O Society October 2, 2019 It is almost as if we were not meant to notice. Last month the influential Business Roundtable released a letter, signed by 183 Chief … Continue reading We Cannot Rely on Corporations to Reform Themselves; We Must Challenge Their Power